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COLUMBUS CITY COUNCIL / LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS; Members promise open mind on plan

Feb 20, 2017 - The Columbus Dispatch (Ohio)

Columbus City Council members say they will keep an open mind when they consider whether to ask voters to divide the city into legislative districts.

Implementing districts that are home to just one council member each would be difficult: The seven members mostly are clustered in the East Side and Far East Side and in the area just north of Downtown.

Last week, a charter-review committee recommended dividing the city into nine districts and adding two seats to the seven-member counci

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